Official tourism website for Northern Ireland
En

Shepherd Lodge

Gradings

  • Ungraded Quality Assurance

Awards

  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020
Ungraded Quality Assurance
Shepherd Lodge, 1 Donard Park, Newcastle, Co Down, BT33 0GR
Shepherd Lodge

About

Shepherd's Lodge is situated in the foothills of the Mourne Mountains at the very edge of Donard Wood at Newcastle, Co Down and overlooking Dundrum Bay.

The Lodge and surrounding areas are ideal for residential and team building activities as well as hill walking, camp craft, bouldering, canoeing, kayaking, mountain biking , rock climbing and abseiling for groups using their own leaders or engaging skilled leaders through BB House or Ganaway.

Shepherd's Lodge is owned by the Belfast Battalion of The Boys' Brigade and is available to non-BB youth groups and schools as well as BB units.
In managing the centre The Boys' Brigade seek to provide a neutral and non-threatening environment and to encourage the development of responsible citizenship by facilitating activities to enhance self-awareness, self-esteem and an awareness of and respect for different cultures and beliefs.

Get there through Newcastle, past Donard Car Park, following the route to Greenhill YMCA. At the latter, take the left fork and keep the caravan park on the right. Shepherd's Lodge is the very last building on the track. Sign posts will guide you along the way!

Facilities include;
Kitchen, dining room, 2 Lounge rooms one with working fire
TV + DVD player.
Games Room with Snooker and table tennis table and table football
Disabled toilet and shower
Ironing Facilities
Outside fire Pit
Dogs Welcome Outside
Parking Available

Facilities

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Provider Preferences

  • Dogs Welcome Outside

Room / Unit Features

  • Ironing Facilities

Add Shepherd Lodge to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel+44 (0) 28 9032 4853

Map & Directions

What's Nearby

  1. Newcastle's Parks consist of outdoor facilities at the Castle and Island parks. Castle…

    1.21 miles away
  2. Oak wood from Tollymore Forest Park was used for the interiors of the White Star liners…

    1.34 miles away
  3. Sand & pebble beach located on the south down coast.

    1.42 miles away
  1. This 5 mile stretch of golden sands is still the essence of the resort and is hugely…

    1.59 miles away
  2. Maghera Church and Round Tower is of major historical importance and is among many…

    2.29 miles away
  3. Situated on the "Winding Road to Clanawillan" (Trassey Road), Meelmore Lodge is the best…

    3.01 miles away
  4. A small car park for visitors is located off the Drumnaquoile Road and an extensive…

    3.64 miles away
  5. The Maize Maze is the only one of its kind in Northern Ireland. A massive 6 acre field of…

    3.76 miles away
  6. Located in a dramatic setting of mountains and sea, this is one of the most oustanding…

    3.86 miles away
  7. Murlough National Nature Reserve is a fragile 6000 year old sand dune system owned by the…

    4.22 miles away
  8. Set in spectacular surroundings overlooking Dundrum inner Bay these fine Georgian…

    4.5 miles away
  9. Believed to have been built in or around 1177, Dundrum Castle was built by John De Courcy…

    4.81 miles away
  10. Visit the beautifully restored Annalong corn mill which is situated by the pretty…

    6.85 miles away
  11. Goward Dolmen is situated approx 0.4km south of the B8 Castlewellan/Hilltown road on the…

    7.15 miles away
  12. The Silent Valley Reservoir was built to gather water from the Mourne Mountains and is…

    7.6 miles away
  13. Tyrella beach and conservation area is a small, enclosed dune complex within Dundrum Bay.…

    7.74 miles away
Previous Next

Map & Directions

Brochure Image
View Maps and Visitor Guides
View what Northern Ireland has to offer and some of the best things to see and do during a visit.
E-newsletter Image
E-newsletter sign up
Sign up for the Discover Northern Ireland newsletter for inspiration and travel tips.
Back to Top

Tourism Northern Ireland

Don't Miss